Sampling Of Stories Featured in the Current Issue of FARM SHOW Magazine:
Narrow Seed Wheel Stays Cleaner
Less than 1/2 in. wide, DuraLok Seed Firming Wheels from Exapta Solutions fit seed furrows. As a result, the narrow wheels do a better job of firming up seed-to-soil contact.
“It took a lot of trial and error on our part to get the design right,” says ...[more]
Club Car Rebuilt Using Old Signs
Minnesota handyman Wayne Pelland says, “Just about everyone I knew told me I couldn’t rebuild the old Club Car I got from the local paper mill into a usable vehicle, but after a couple of years of cutting, bending, and configuring old road signs into metal panels, I came up with ...[more]
Sculptor Turns Scrap Metal Into Realistic Art
When Brian Mock started sculpting in the 90’s, he used scrap materials to practice because it was cheap or free.
“But I quickly learned that it was actually an interesting and striking medium,” says the Oregon artist, who’s known internationally and ha...[more]
He Built A Massive Homemade Grapple
“The grapple fork we wanted for our 2 1/2-yd. bucket was going to cost nearly $13,000 Canadian with a 12 to 16-week wait time for delivery, so I decided to build one myself. My savings was nearly $4,500,” says Justin Lutz, a rancher near Irvine, Alberta, and a heavy-duty mechanic in th...[more]
Family Breeds Mini Cows To Sell
Customers contact Matt and Kaylee Kleinsasser about buying mini cows for the same reason the couple purchased their first two cows.
“Their cuteness,” says Kaylee Kleinsasser. “People love the hair and the unique colors. Their mannerisms, too - they’re not me...[more]
Wing Mower Mounted On Front Of Case 830 Tractor
Dale Rogers says he got the idea for mounting a rotary mower on the front of his Case tractor several years ago so he didn’t always have to crank his neck to look behind the tractor while mowing. Rogers says he’d never seen that setup, although he did see that type of Trackless mower a...[more]